Now is the best time to revitalise and refresh! Join our Poetry & Qigong Spring Retreat and enjoy calming and inspiring moments with open-minded international people. We offer you a physical and mental wellbeing experience of a kind in the beautiful natural surroundings of a remote Alpine valley in Carinthia. With the integrated 2CG® method - a unique combination of qigong practice and poetic impulses - we'll help you connect with your powerful self and explore your inner strengths.

When: 20 - 22 May 2022 

Where: Gurk Abbey, Carinthia

Language: English and/or German (min. level A2-B1)

Participants: 5 - 12 (max)

Cost: Early Bird (registration before 20 March): 293,00 euros; Regular (registration is open until 20 May): 360,00 euros (excluding accommodation and travel; no overnight required for participants from the area)

Who should join?

Everyone who wants to take care of themselves, calm their mind and find fresh inspiration in the spring time. No qigong or poetry experience required! 

What to expect?

Together, we'll enjoy the art of well-being. Customised energetic exercises from Chan Mi Qigong and bespoke reflection with poetic impulses will support us in exploring and re-discovering our inner strengths with our senses. We'll find our unique way of being well, and breathe in the beautiful spring air!


In a peaceful Alpine valley in Carinthia, in the aesthetic surroundings of the oldest Romanesque basicila in Europe dating from the 12th century. 

The Team

Dr. Christina Merl

(communications and future skills expert)


Hermine Schuring

(certified physiotherapist and Chan Mi Qigong trainer)


HERE you will also find the invitation of the workshop and RETREAT PROGRAMME.

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